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Video Lesson: Building Solos Around Chord Shapes

Bill EvansJanuary 17, 2018<p><b>From the March 2018 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY JEFFREY PEPPER RODGERS</b><p>Chord shapes are great tools for expanding the …

Electric Guitar

‘A Treacherous President Stood in the Way’

Frederick Douglass’s 1866 essay for The Atlantic on how Congress can cope with a chief executive who refuses to recognize the rights of all citizens<p><i>By December of 1866, the Civil War was over, but the conflict that would define the nature of the United States of America was not close to finished.</i> …

79 Websites To Get Freelance Jobs Fast

If you’re a freelancer, or if you want to become one, chances are your services are in demand. Freelancers now make up 35% of the U.S. workforce and companies are always looking to outsource and work with them to meet their business goals. All you have to do is get out there and find these …

Employment

1,300 Free Online Courses from Top Universities

Download 1,300 free courses from Stanford, Yale, MIT, Harvard, Berkeley and other great universities to your computer or mobile device. Over 45,000 …

Audio-visual

King Philip’s War | Cause, Summary, Facts

<b>Alternative Title:</b> Great Narragansett War<p><b>King Philip’s War</b>, also called <b>Great Narragansett War</b>, (1675–76), in British American colonial history, war …

Moveable Guitar Chords and Chord Tones

Moveable Guitar Chords and Chord Tones<p>Updated on November 25, 2016<p>Every beginner guitarist learning chords needs to start with easy chord shapes that …

How much guaranteed retirement income do you need?

<i>I'm looking to retire soon and a financial adviser wants me to invest half of my $700,000 401(k) balance in an annuity. I'm wary of doing that as the annuity's annual fees total almost 3% and I'm also already eligible for a combined Social Security and pension benefit of $70,000 a year. What do you</i> …

Retirement

Top American Historians Find a Modern Way to Rip Donald Trump

Add David McCullough to the list of eminent historians who think the presumptive GOP nominee is a menace. McCullough, joining Ken Burns and more, …

Donald Trump

RBG Is Hardly the First Supreme Court Justice to Mess With Presidential Politics

SCOTUS justices have been taking sides in U.S. politics since the ink was still wet on the Constitution.<p>Three times in the past week, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg let the country know she’d prefer that Donald Trump not win the next election. Trump responded that he didn’t much like having her in her …

Al Gore

Paul McCartney discusses Lennon, songwriting and the need to keep working in new interview

The Beatle expounded on his creative process in a new interview with NPR<p>Paul McCartney has discussed his creative process in depth in a new …

Guitar

BBC Radio 4 - Mastertapes, Paul McCartney, Mastertapes special: Paul McCartney

In this filmed version of Mastertapes, Paul McCartney talks to John Wilson about his career and answers questions from the audience at Maida Vale studios.

The Guitarist's Guide to the CAGED System

<b>Chops:</b> Beginner <b><br>Theory:</b> Beginner <b><br>Lesson Overview:</b><br>• Learn how to convert all open-position chords to moveable shapes.<br>• Identify the location of the root …

The Secret of CNN's Turnaround: Flight MH370

Richard Quest’s new book shines less light on the mystery of the airplane and more on the network. Jeff Zucker’s order was to go “all in” and they …

Airplanes

This is how the GOP imploded: The real story behind the conservative crack-up, and the creation of Donald Trump

<b>Barry Goldwater, Ronald Reagan, Pat Buchanan, George W. Bush, Donald Trump (AP/Reuters)</b><p>Donald Trump used right-wing rhetoric to steal the conservative base. But this crack-up has been a long time coming<p>Heather Cox Richardson<p>March 6, 2016 11:00am (UTC)<p>Today’s civil war in the GOP has observers …

Political Science

Kesha, Dr. Luke Case Highlights Hidden Side of Record Contracts

In her ongoing legal battle with Lukasz "Dr. Luke" Gottwald, Kesha was unable to get released from her contract with the producer's record label last …

Music

Inspiration Or Appropriation? Behind Music Copyright Lawsuits

Where do you draw the line between inspiration and appropriation when it comes to musical compositions? That question is at the heart of several high-profile court cases, including the recent "Blurred Lines" trial and a current copyright-infringement lawsuit involving "Stairway to Heaven." But it …

Guitar

Complicating the network: The year in social media research

Journalist’s Resource sifts through the academic journals so you don’t have to. Here are 12 of the studies about social and digital media they found most interesting in 2014.<p><b>Editor’s note</b>: There’s a lot of interesting academic research going on in digital media — but who has time to sift through …

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Broadcasters go after Aereo by suing smaller competitor, Aereokiller

ABC, NBC, and Fox file a new copyright suit against a far less formidable opponent<p>Chet Kanojia, CEO and founder of Aereo<p>The nation's largest television broadcasters filed a copyright lawsuit against FilmOn.TV and its Aereokiller service yesterday, alleging that the service retransmits TV …

My Song Got Played On Pandora 1 Million Times and All I Got Was $16.89, Less Than What I Make From a Single T-Shirt Sale!

As a songwriter Pandora paid me $16.89* for 1,159,000 play of “Low” last quarter. Less than I make from a single T-shirt sale. Okay that’s a slight …

Pandora Paid Over $1,300 for 1 Million Plays, Not $16.89

David Lowery’s “My Song Got Played On Pandora 1 Million Times and All I Got Was $16.89” article has been picked up over and over and over, including …

Songwriting